I absolutely love taking an old book, any old book will do, but I especially love old children's books, and turning them into journals. I have been working on this one for a couple of weeks in my spare time.
I create the inside pages with things like scrapbook paper, pages from the original book, old envelopes, vintage wallpaper, even some heavy duty gift wrap. I put in lots of journaling spots and a few photos mats, some pockets and pull-outs for lots of added interest. I am a collage sheet junkie and have some collage sheet images on almost every page I decorate. I actually only decorated half the pages in this journal, as I am selling it in my Etsy shop and want to let the buyer put their own spin on the other half of the pages.